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(TB) 'Dorothy Beatty'

1958, Clevenger

'Dorothy Beatty' ( Dr. Louis Clevenger, R. 1956). Seedling 50-50. TB, 33" (84 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-V3L, Standards light mauve edged golden-brown; falls deeper mauve, same edge. Unknown. Clevenger 1958.

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From AIS Bulletin #149, April 1958. Introducing DOROTHY BEATTY: This is a large iris. The overall color is vinaceous purple, the falls darker Bishop purple. Laced edging on both standards and falls golden brown. Haft golden brown, beard yellow. Branching and placement good. Substance is excellent. Height 34". It takes wind and rain. Standards closed, falls flaring. Fertile both ways, and a vigorous grower. C.C. both the Kirksville and Omaha shows in 1950. Midseason. Stock limited. $25.00. Clevenger's Garden.

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